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The Intersection of Art and Science

Dr. Goldkind describes an educational path that led her to a career in bioethics spanning clinical consultation in medical practice to developing the foundation of bioethics education at the FDA. (November, 2013)

Topics include: 

  • 3:13 A description of bioethics
  • 10:05 Examples of issues faced by a clinical bioethicist (Watch excerpt)
  • 25:59 The FDA's relationship with the public
  • 28:14 Therapeutic misconception on a large scale (Watch excerpt)
  • 32:50 Honest communication
  • 39:10 The need for vigorously trained bioethicists (Watch excerpt)